Shawn Williams

Generosity Strategist

Meet Shawn Williams

Shawn Williams is a strategic leader and gifted teacher that is passionate about the local church. He is an innovative thinker that loves to see the church take new ground for the Kingdom.

Shawn began his ministry journey at Community Christian Church in Naperville, IL. For 15 years he served in a variety of roles including Student Ministry Director, Campus Pastor, and Teaching Pastor, while also serving on the Executive Leadership Team.

In 2015, Shawn relocated to Las Vegas, NV to join the staff of Central Christian Church. There he served as the Executive Pastor of Leadership Development and currently serves as a Teaching Pastor. Throughout his ministry, Shawn has always been passionate about creating a culture of stewardship and generosity within the church. He has led multiple successful capital campaigns and now considers it a great joy to come alongside of church leaders to help them do the same.

Shawn lives in the Chicagoland area with his beautiful wife Lindsay and two sons, Levi and Austin. He is an avid sports fan and enjoys running marathons.


  • Coaching
  • generosity
  • Donor Development

No matter the size of your God-inspired dreams, it can be daunting to think about chasing down the necessary resources. The truth is that while vision almost always exceeds current realities, the means to support your vision is within your grasp. 

With Generis, you’re not alone. Our customized Campaign approach will help you assess, rethink and reframe your current reality, allowing you to reach your specific goals while also establishing a foundation for increased generosity overall.

Let’s be honest; there are times when one-on-one guidance, encouragement and accountability brings out the best in us and accelerates our ability to chase down those big, audacious dreams. The Generis Coaching experience is designed to align with your greatest needs and is delivered over a period of time that makes the most sense for you.

When you know something is “off” but you’re not sure what it is or where to start, an Assessment is the perfect solution! You will gain a comprehensive picture of what’s working, what’s struggling and where to focus your efforts. 

The most successful organizations we know operate from a carefully crafted Annual Development Plan. Whether you need help building a plan from the ground up, or whether you need help enhancing your current plan, we can help. Let us assist you in setting gift income goals, acquiring new donors, expanding your communication strategies, building a stronger major gifts program, adding a planned gifts program, helping your board understand their role in fundraising, and ensuring execution by assigning specific tasks and dates to the right people.


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